- This week we conclude our series on prayer from the life and teaching of Jesus. Whether you are on your own or in a small group, take time to read John 17:1-26 aloud.
- Jesus’ prayer in John 17 follows an extended time of teaching with the disciples. Jesus turns from interaction with His followers to interaction with His Father. How would you describe the relationship between the Father and the Son from what you see in John 17: 1-5? (You may also want to notice how many times Jesus refers to God as ‘Father’.)
- Looking at those same first verses, what would you say is the centerpiece of Jesus’ mission on earth? Read the rest of this entry »